Action Comics #593 [Direct]
(October 1987)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Michael Carlin
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


["Superman and... My Wife?!"] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
John Byrne (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Miracle [Scott Free]; Big Barda; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints:

The Suicide Snare (Table of Contents)

Superman; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne (figure inks); Keith Williams (background inks)
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3333

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle [Scott Free] (origin); Oberon; Dr. Kincaid; Molly; Mr. Lucas; Mr. Fine; Mr. Grossman (first appearance); Himon (flashback); Mr. Miracle [Thaddeus Brown] (flashback); VILLAINS: Sleez; Darkseid; An Ash-Crawler (a creature from Apokolips); Granny Goodness (flashback)
Synopsis:
Sleez uses the Mega-Rod to try and force Superman and Big Barda into making a porno film for Grossman Pictures. Mr. Miracle arrives just in time to prevent anything happening between the two of them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from ACTION COMICS #592.

Re: Action Comics (Table of Contents)

Re: Action Comics / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2875

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Frank Balkin, Eric Buscher, The Hammer, T.E. Pouncey, Bob Wayne Kozlowski, Kenneth Hirsig, Mark Haden Frazer, Travis MacKinnon and Chris Khalaf.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Superman and... My Wife?!"]
    Superman; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle
  2. 1. The Suicide Snare
    Superman; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle
  3. 2. Re: Action Comics
    Re: Action Comics
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